Health & Safety / Homeland Security
Interest Sub Category:
Health & Safety (ES&H)
Job Title :
Type of Position:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Safety, Health or Industrial Hygiene, Environmental Engineering or demonstrated equivalent.
- 5+ years of experience.
- Relevant professional certification preferred.
- Prior safety experience in an industrial environment.
- Computer literate in MS Office
- Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
- Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States.
- Relocation benefits are not available for this position.
URS Corporation is seeking a Safety Specialist to be based in our Buffalo, NY location.
Level Specific Responsibilities:
We invite you to take the next step toward
- Under limited supervision, responsible for moderately complex technical work in a wide range of environmental, safety and health disciplines to achieve compliance with ES&H standards along with federal and state regulatory requirements.
- Maintains current knowledge of specific government agency requirements.
- Exhibits knowledge and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of their environmental specialty.
- Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions.
- Develops, implements, and maintains safety and health programs, systems and procedures. Monitors and prevents hazards and diseases in the work area.
- Investigates accidents, injuries, and complaints concerning hazards in the workplace.
- Recommends improvements in processes, design, procedures and operating equipment to minimize hazards.
- Develops and conducts employee training, emergency preparedness and assures the quality of programs.
- Provides regulatory interpretation and technical advice.
- May act as a lead role for a team of ES&H specialists and/or support personnel.
- May administer an ES&H program on a small or medium sized project
THE BEST WORK OF YOUR LIFE
URS Corporation - 9 months ago
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